|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Dave Love from the Center for a Livable Future - WTDY News|
Animals in this country are often fed an additive made form chicken feathers. But when scientists analyzed those feathers to find out what the chickens have been eating, they were surprised to find a number of substances, including some banned drugs. Air date 4-9-12
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Center for a Livable future; anibiotics; Everything at Five
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Forbes contributor Rick Ungar - WTDY News|
Forbes contributor Rick Ungar says Walker will use a whole different metric to make jobs numbers look as favorable as possible. Air date 5/15/2012
Keywords: WTDY; Everything at Five; Amy Barrilleaux; Rick Ungar; Scott Walker; jobs
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with UW School of Education Dean Julie Underwood - WTDY News|
Dean Julie Uniderwood describes ALEC's education agenda. Air date 2/20/12, WTDY Everything at Five
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Everything at Five; Julie Underwood; UW Madison; ALEC; education
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Michael Linden from the Center for American Progress - WTDY News|
You can't miss them. Two gigantic debt clocks are on display at the Republican National Convention in Tampa. One clock shows the national deficit ticking up, the other shows the debt we've accumulated just since the start of the convention. Sobering numbers to be sure. Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan are making the deficit the centerpiece of their bid for the White House -- a lot of speeches at the convention this week will be focused on it...
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Michael Linden; Center for American Progress; Ryan; Budget; Deficit
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Wisconsin Rep. Chris Taylor - WTDY News|
Rep. Chris Taylor calls on Gov. Walker to return $100 thousand in campaign donations from billionaire Foster Friess. Air date 3/1/12
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Foster Friess; Chris Taylor; Walker; Wisconsin; Everything at Five
|BIA Looking Over WI Mining Law - WTDY NEWS|
Democrat Cory Mason warned Republicans right before the Assembly passed the Mining bill that their failure to met with tribal governments would end up dragging out the mine permitting process they were trying to streamline. Democrats for opposing the mining bill which Fitzgerald promises will create thousands of jobs, the bureau of indian affairs says ythey're taking a look at the mining law becwith tribal governments on matters that involve the tribes.
Keywords: cory mason
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Tom Barrett - WTDY News|
Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett talks about his decision to vie for the Democratic nomination in the recall race against Governor Walker. Air date 4/3/12 WTDY Everything at Five
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Everything at Five; Tom Barrett; recall; Scott Walker
|Arthur Kohl-Riggs Challenging Walker in Recall Primary - WTDY NEWS|
A Protester known for documenting the goings-on at the Capitol with his trusty video camera, plans on challenging Govenor Walker in the Republican recall primary on May 8th. Arthur Kohl-Riggs says his campaign will make use of humor but his candidacy is no joke.
|WTDY 3 - WTDY NEWS|
âWhen people ask, âwhy didnât we begin by negotiating? The tone was set early on by the process that was taken, after the election but before we were sworn in, and thatâs why it became clear to us that we need to empower our state and local government to make those sort of long-term changes.â
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Dustin Beilke from the Center for Media and Democracy - WTDY News|
How'd you like to get flown to an island resort off the coast of Florida for a few days. Sounds pretty great, and it probably was for lawmakers from across the country who got their trips paid for last week by the American Legislative Exchange Council, or ALEC. The purpose was the group's so -alled Education Academy. Of course, what goes on there is pretty secret -- some speculate they chose the island location to make it harder for protesters to show up...
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Everything at Five; ALEC; Center for Media and Democracy; Education report card; Education Academy; Dustin Beilke
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux hears from founder of Growing Food and Sustainability - WTDY News|
WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux hears from founder of Growing Food and Sustainability in Middleton. Air date 4/20/12
Keywords: WTDY; Everything at Five; Amy Barrilleaux; Growing Food and Sustainabilty
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with State Senator Kathleen Vinehout - WTDY News|
Is Walker putting Wisconsin in debt? State Senator Kathleen Vinehout says that's exactly what's happening, and she has sent a letter to the co-chairs of the Joint Finance Committee to voice her concerns. Air date 5/24/12
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Everything at Five; Vinehout; debt; scott walker
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with State Sen. Kathleen Vinehout - WTDY News|
As some 44 thousand people brace for higher Badger Care premiums, State Senator Kathleen Vinehout is working to make things easier for Wisconsinites who are trying to figure out what their healthcare options are. Air date 3/14/12 WTDY Everything at Five
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Kathleen Vinehout; healthcare; everything at five
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Tom Philpott from Mother Jones magazine - WTDY News|
Could your child's school district use a million dollars? Probably so. But what if it meant selling-out to soft drink companies? It's a choice school districts across the country are making. Tom Philpott, a sustainable farmer in North Carolina and columnist with Mother Jones Magazine, talks with Amy. He says 80-percent of school districts have sold "pouring" rights to beverage giants Coke and Pepsi...
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Everything at Five; Tom Philpott; mother jones
|"Frac Sand" interview - WTDY News|
WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Tom Stolp from the WI League of Conservation voters about possible risks of "frac sand" mines popping up in Wisconsin. Air date 11/14/11 on WTDY Everything at Five
Keywords: Frac sand; WTDY News; Amy Barrilleaux; Tom Stop; Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters; regulation; Wisconsin
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with UW Health maternal fetal medicine specialist Chanel Tyler - WTDY News|
Dr. Chanel Tyler weighs in on Rick Santorum's oppostion to prenatal screening.
Keywords: Amy Barrilleaux; Rick Santorum; Chanel Tyler; prenatal screening; WTDY; Everything at Five
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with UW law professor Donald Downs - WTDY News|
A major blow against Voter ID in Wisconsin - and maybe other similar laws passed all across the country.Today Judge Richard Niess issued a strongly-worded decision, saying that a government that undermines the right to vote "sows the seeds for its own demise as a democratic institution." Air date 3/12/12, WTDY Everything at Five
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Voter ID; Richard Niess; Everything at Five
|"John Doe" investigation - interview with Dan Bice - WTDY News|
WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Dan Bice from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel about new twists in the "John Doe" investigation. Air Date: 1/27/12, WTDY Everything at Five.
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Daniel Bice; Journal Sentinel; Scott Walker; John Doe; Everything at Five
|Mayor Soglin receives a black-eye after trying to break up a Cat fight - WTDY NEWS|
Madison Mayor Paul Soglin is recovering from minor injuries after an unofficial city peace-keeping mission.
Keywords: WTDY; Mayor Soglin; Cat; News
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Barry Forbes from WI Assoc of School Boards - WTDY News|
We keep hearing Governor Walker insist that Wisconsin's schools are the same or better under his reforms. But that probably won't be true next year, at least not for schools that have already taken advantage for the tools offered by Act 10. Air date 4-10-12
Keywords: Amy Barrilleaux; WTDY; Everything at Five; teachers; layoffs; Scott Walker
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux interviews Madison Attorney Lester Pines - WTDY News|
The Government Accountability Board was ordered in early January to conduct a more extensive review of the nearly 2 million signatures turned in to recall Governor Walker and four other Republicans. But this afternoon, a State Appeals Court decided to send the case back to the Waukesha County Judge who issued the order because he didn't allow Democrats to take part in the case. Air date 2/3/12, WTDY Everything at Five
Keywords: Amy Barrilleaux; Lester Pines; WTDY News; Everything at Five; Waukesha County Judge; Mac Davis; Appeals Court
|Buddy Roemer interview 9-14-11 - WTDY News|
Amy Barrilleaux interviews GOP Presidential Candidate Gov. Buddy Roemer on WTDY Everything at Five.
Keywords: Buddy Roemer Amy Barrilleaux WTDY Everything at Five interview GOP president
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Mahlon Mitchell about why he's running for Lieutenant Governor. - WTDY News|
Mahlon Mitchell announces he's running for lieutenant governor in likely recall election.
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Mahlon Mitchell; Lieutenant Governor; Everything at Five; recall; Kleefisch
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with education reporter Kristina Rizga - WTDY News|
What's it like inside a "failing" school -- a school that's been flagged for failing to meet state and national test score requirements year, after year? One education journalist has spent the last 18 months reporting from the inside of one of those schools, and what she found might suprise you. Amy talks with Kristina Rizga, a freelance journalist contributing to The Nation and Mother Jones Magazine...
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Kristina Rizga; Mission High School
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Janesville teacher - WTDY News|
Fliers attacking Janesville teachers and listing their salaries distributed over the weekend. Amy talks with Janesville high school teacher Steve Strieker. Air date 5/22/2012
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Fliers; Janesville; teacher salaries; Everything at Five
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Meg Rothstein - WTDY News|
WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Meg Rothstein about RCCSpark.org
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Dane County Rape Crisis Center
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Matt Rothschild, editor of The Progressive magazine - WTDY News|
Depsite all the criticism of his plan to turn Medicare into a capped voucher program, plenty of Wisconsinites are pretty happy to see Paul Ryan on the GOP ticket. But some say, those voters are being tricked. Matt Rothschild from the The Progressive magazine talks with Amy about why he called Ryan a "snake oil salesman" in a recent article. Air date 8/13/12
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Rothschild; Paul Ryan
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âIn December, after the elections but before I was sworn into office, the public sector unions and the state rushed to the lame duck session legislature and to the governor and tried to pass through contracts that would have locked us into a dire financial situation.â
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Representative Andy Jorgensen - WTDY News|
Democrats push for audit of the DNR in the wake of what they call "sewergate." air date 7/23/12
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Everything at Five; Sewergate; DNR; Jorgensen
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Madison Schools Supt. Dan Nerad - WTDY News|
Dan Nerad speaks out on editorial from Wisconsin State Journal Air date 5/9/12
Keywords: Amy Barrilleaux; WTDY; Everything at Five; Dan Nerad; Governor Walker; Wisconsin State Journal
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with James Zorn from the Great Lakes Indian Fish and Wildlife Commission - WTDY News|
The DNR has responded to a call from Chippewa tribes for Wisconsin to stop our wolf hunt. The DNR says Wisconsin's Chippewa tribes can exclusively hunt 85 of the 201 wolves hunters will be allowed to kill this winter. Under treaties signed in 1837 and 1842, the tribes have the right to harvest 50 percent of the quota for any animal hunted in the so-called ceded territory, which makes up roughly the northern third of the state...
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Everything at Five; James Zorn; wolf hunt; Wisconsin
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Prof. Kathleen Hall Jamieson - WTDY News|
Annenberg School for Communication Professor Kathleen Hall Jamieson talks with WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux about the website flackcheck.org and the responsibility of broadcasters and citizens to make sure deceptive 3rd party ads don't air.
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Kathleen Hall Jamieson; flackcheck.org; Everything at Five
|Workers at Palermo Pizza in Milwaukee are on strike because they say the company is trying to thwart their effort to organize a union. - WTDY NEWS|
Dozens of Palermo Pizza workers have been on the picket line for three weeks now holding signs that say Respect our right to organize and chanting slogans like NO justice, no pizza. Workers say the went on strike because Palermo Pizza has notbeen receptive to complaints about safety issues, pay, and discrimination, all of which the company denies. the striking palermo employees say that workers have also been fired for trying to organize a union...
Keywords: WTDY NEWS
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Laura Dresser from the Center on Wisconsin Strategy - WTDY News|
Two reports out this week offer a confusing look at Wisconsin's jobs picure. One from the Bureau of Labor Statistics says we lost more than 6,000 jobs in July. The other, from the State Department of Workforce Development, says we gained some 28,000 jobs from March of 2011 to March of this year. The two reports look at different types of data. Laura Dresser, Associate Director of the Center on Wisconsin Strategy, joins Amy to make since of all the numbers...
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Wisconsin; Jobs; Walker; COWS; Dresser
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with pollster Mark Mellman - WTDY News|
WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with polling expert Mark Mellman about the reliability of recall polls. Air date 5/31/12
Keywords: WTDY; Recall; Amy Barrilleaux; Mark Mellman; polls
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Rep. Sondy Pope-Roberts - WTDY News|
Rep. Sondy Pope-Roberts speaks out on new "Special Needs" school voucher bill, which she calls the most irresponsible bill she's seen in her ten years in the Legislature. Air date 3-7-12
Keywords: WTDY; Everything at Five; Amy Barrilleaux; vouchers; ALEC
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks w/ WI Uprising quilter Mary Sanderson - WTDY News|
When you think Wisconsin Uprising, you probably don't think -- quilts. But a group of women is working to document the movement one square and one stitch at a time. Their work has even been on display in the Capitol. Air date 2/16/12 WTDY Everything at Five
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Wisconsin uprising; quilts
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks w/ Doug La Follette - WTDY News|
Doug La Follette to file papers with the GAB for a possible run for Governor. Air date 2/22/12, WTDY Everything at Five
Keywords: Amy Barrilleaux; Doug La Follette; WTDY; Everything at Five; Walker; recall
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Bill Lueders about Gov. Walker's jobs pledge - WTDY News|
Bill Lueders from the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism joins Amy on WTDY Everything at Five. Air date 5/9/12
Keywords: Amy Barrilleaux; WTDY; Scott Walker; jobs pledge; Bill Lueders
|Attorney Jeremy Levinson on Arthur Kohl-Riggs Candidacy - WTDY NEWS|
Attorney Levinson filed complaints against the six fake Democrats running in the recall primaries
Keywords: WTDY News
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Theda Skocpol from Harvard University - WTDY News|
Lots of talk about Paul Ryan's budget plan, which he's named the "Path to Prosperity." The plan is being sold by the GOP as a way to tackle our federal debt by getting spending under control, while at the same time, bringing tax relief to the middle class. Sounds pretty good. But some experts say, if you take a hard look at Ryan's budget, it's not good at all. Harvard University Professor of Government Theda Skotchpol is the author of "The Transformation of American Politics: Activist Government...
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Theda Skocpol; Paul Ryan; Budget
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Andy Hall from the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism - WTDY News|
Some big news for the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism. On Friday the non-profit announced it's getting a $350,000 grant hat will help it continue its work digging up stories that impact Wisconsin and beyond. The Center's stories have been picked up by more than 200 news organizations around the world, reaching a total of 18 million people. Not bad for a group that's only been around for a few years...
Keywords: Amy Barrilleaux; WTDY; Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Stacy Harbaugh from ACLU Madison - WTDY News|
The ticketing of a man writing with chalk outside the Capitol has gotten the attention of the ACLU. Amy talks with Stacy Harbaugh from ACLU Madison about whether "chalking" is protected free speech. Air date 8/14/2012
Keywords: WTDY; Everything at Five; Amy Barrilleaux; ACLU Madison; chalking; capitol
|UPDATE: Walker Responds - WTDY NEWS|
We told you earlier that WTDY NEWS' uncovered documents that contradict Governor Walker's sworn testimony before Congress last April. The Governor responded to our investigation at a press conference in Milwaukee on Thursday (5/24/12).
Keywords: WTDY NEWS
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Steve Wamhoff from Citizens for Tax Justice - WTDY News|
WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Steve Wamhoff from Citizens for Tax Justice about the tax plans of the GOP candidates. Aired 1-11-12 on WTDY Everything at Five, 106.7 FM / 1670 AM WTDY, Madison, Wis.
Keywords: Everything at Five; Citizens for Tax Justice; GOP candidates; tax plans; 1%; WTDY News
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with Carrie Johnson, owner of Jordandal Farms - WTDY News|
That drenching rain we've all been hoping for is no where in the forecast. And that's got farmers dipping into their saving to get by. Some are even selling livestock they can no longer afford to feed. Air date 7-16-12
Keywords: Amy Barrilleaux; WTDY; Jordandal; drought; Everything at Five
|Amy talks with Kerry Motoviloff from Madison Teachers Inc. - WTDY News|
You will no longer need formal training in education to become a teacher in Wisconsin. Under new licensing guidelines released last week by the Department of Public Instrucion, potential teachers with bachelor's degrees in any field can apply for a teaching license, as long as they have three years experience working in an education setting, like daycares, workplace training centers or private schools...
Keywords: WTDY; Amy Barrilleaux; Kerry Motoviloff; MTI
|BIA Looking Over WI Mining Law -2 - WTDY NEWS|
Republican Mary Williams sat on the Assembly's mining committee and says she's proud of the bill they put together. Before the bill passed the Assembly, many Democrats warned their Republican colleagues that their failure to consult with tribal governments, could result in this type of federal investigation .Rep. Williams says the mining bill is now in the hands of the State Senate
|WTDY Reporter Barred from Romney Event - WTDY NEWS|
Republican US Senator Ron Johnson was at the Monona Terrace in Madison today to talk about Mitt Romney's plan to strengthen the middle-class. WTDY's Dylan Brogan was supposed to cover the event but a Romney spokesman asked the police to escourt him out of the building instead
Keywords: WTDY News
|WTDY's Amy Barrilleaux talks with author Antonia Juhasz - WTDY News|
Antonia Juhasz, reporter with the Nation and author of "Black Tide: The Devastating Impact of the Gulf Oil Spill" Air date 3/6/12, WTDY Everything at Five
Keywords: Amy Barrilleaux; Antonia Juhasz; Gulf oil spill; Tommy Thompson; WTDY; Everything at Five